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Chase Bar & Grill

1012 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2711
+1 805-965-4351
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“fish chowder” (3 reviews)
“bread” (8 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
1012 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2711
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As a part-time Santa Barbara resident I've come to appreciate the old world charm of the Chase Bar and Grill. Viewed from the street, it's white linen table clothes, subdued lighting and classic, black and white photos looks inviting. The service is friendly and helpful,...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great spot to take a load off after Tues night farmers market. Whole front of the restaurant is open to the outdoors so we watched State St waltz by. Bartender was so laidback & fun to talk to. My friend & I had Edward Island...More

Thank SoCalGa
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My friend and I stopped in for dinner and had the prosciutto and arugula flatbread. It's an appetizer, but it is big enough for an actual meal! Then we had the chicken milanese with fettucine alfredo and that was delicious! Generous helping on that too...More

Thank Jk F
Chase R, Manager at Chase Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you, Jk, for taking the time to share your feedback with us! We are pleased to read that you and your friend enjoyed our menu items. We hope that you will dine with us again soon.

Reviewed 3 April 2017

we enjoyed two visits to Chase. Great bar. Loved the Margarita's. On the second visit we enjoyed the Butter Pecan Cheesecake with an Irish Coffee...wow! Delicious. Great décor.

Thank Perseverance
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We stopped in here for lunch. The food and the service were good. The décor evokes a bygone era and is tastefully done.

Thank JGSK
Reviewed 13 March 2017

A long established tradition excels past any and all previous experiences shared at The Chase. As a restaurant of quality and in a a location of prominence in the heart of Santa Barbara, The Chase stands out not for resting on previous laurels and it's...More

Thank Keatie
Chase R, Manager at Chase Bar & Grill, responded to this review

Thank you, Keatie, for your positive review! It is always a pleasure to read about our guests experience at Chase Restaurant and Lounge and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us. We are so glad that you enjoyed our atmosphere, service,...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

We have been to the Chase many times. The staff is always friendly and efficient. The atmosphere is charming Prices have ticked up a bit in the last year. The Cesar salad was very flavorful. The fish chowder is one of the best things on...More

Thank kasialouise
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Lunch with Frank Sinatra and Sophia Loren looking down while you eat is a good place for me. Old world charm and classic Italian menu. Chicken Milanese and Chicken Parmesan were the order of the day. Butter pecan cheesecake rounded out the meal. Good place...More

Thank JVLD
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I ate here at the recommendation of a business colleague whilst in the SB area, and was very glad I did. Real Italian feel to this place, and to the food also. I chose the calamari steak picatta with fettuccini, which was cooked to perfection,...More

Thank travellerfrom203
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for 20+ years and love it! Description of food we ate; salmon that was flawlessly cooked (moist and tasty), perfect veggies, PERFECT Sapphire martini with a lemon twist (as requested), wonderful and well done eggplant, trademark fettuccini Alfredo, and THE BEST...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2711
    (Carrillo St.)
  • Public Transportation: There is a downtown open air shuttle that picks up and drops off directly across the street. Which is a .25 fare. Cab fare is $10 or less from most hotels.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-965-4351
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